Our 50-seat black box theater is host to established plays, new original works, staged readings, film and musical performances.
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The studio hosts a variety of classes & workshops including: cold reading, scene study, character development, voice, monologue, on-camera, improvisation, and musical theater.

We provide a forum for local playwrights to present their work to live audiences for evaluation and feedback throughout the play development process.

Highlights for July:
Saturday, July 25, 7pm - Full Moon Story Slam, Theme: Secrets
Sunday, July 26, 7pm - Terezin, Children of the Holocaust
Monday, July 27, 7pm - Daytime Scene Study Class - Performance
Tuesday, July 28, 7pm - Improvisation Class - sign up soon before it fills up!
Friday, July 31, 7pm - Portland Maine's Poet Laureate, Steve Luttrell, Poetry Reading & Book Signing

August 7 - Murder Mystery on the Merrimack, is **SOLD OUT**.
                    Thank you all for your enthusiasm and support!

Help Us STAY Front And Center     Thank you for making possible our 2014 BONS (Best of North Shore) award for "Best Small Live Venue". Your support through innumerable ways made this possible. Please help us to continue with our vast offerings through your involvement and your generosity. This annual campaign is offering an additional means for contributing: PayPal .
      View Full Appeal Letter & Schedule here
Please click here on TASN or mail your check to:
    The Actors Studio of Newburyport, The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Newburyport, MA 01950